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IL&FS gets lifeline after fundraising approval

By Ameya KarveTroubled Indian shadow bank Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services Ltd., whose recent debt defaults sparked concern about contagion in the nation’s financial markets, secured a lifeline after shareholders approved its plans to raise money through debt and equity.Stockholders green-lit IL&FS’s plans to raise as much as 150 billion rupees ($2.1 billion) through a […]

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Holding their kids, activists walk out on Senate hearing in protest of migrant child detention

Immigrant rights advocates, some holding their children’s hands and others carrying babies in their arms, walked out of a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing Tuesday in protest of the Trump administration’s effort to keep migrant children detained longer, perhaps even indefinitely. “They’re talking about numbers, but they need to see babies,” said […]

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The new Italian government wants to ban shopping on Sundays to stop it from 'destroying Italian families'

The new Italian government will introduce a ban on Sunday shopping in large commercial centers before the end of the year as it seeks to defend family traditions.  Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said that shopping is “destroying Italian families” and limiting shopping times could help keep the country traditional. Small shopkeepers in Italy […]